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Our son has two parents who love him very much and for his sake we want to keep this situation as private as possible moving forward.
We still love each other and will always cherish our time together," Faris wrote in a statement on Instagram.
The million lawsuit was filed by Make Him Smile Inc., a company that says it owns the comedian's name, likeness and other intellectual property. "Trek remains willing to try to resolve any concerns with the Farley family’s representatives in an amenable manner.
The company's president is reportedly Kevin Farley, the comedian's younger brother and an actor. "In fact, Trek owns a registered trademark for Farley for bicycles registered with the U. If necessary, however, we will vigorously defend ourselves against this groundless lawsuit." On Friday, at Trek's request, a California judge agreed to move the case to U. District Court in Madison, Wisconsin, closer to the involved parties, witnesses and evidence, according to the Wisconsin State Journal.
The bike company has called the lawsuit "groundless." "Frankly, we were really surprised by this lawsuit. Where Farley lived at the time of his death could prove key to the suit.
Trek has never used Chris Farley’s likeness, image or endorsement in connection to its Farley line of bikes," company spokesman Eric Bjorling told Bicycle Retailer & Industry News last year after the lawsuit was filed on Sept. According to the Journal, Trek says the case will depend on whether Farley was a resident of California when he died, which would make the use of his name and image subject to California laws governing publicity rights of dead celebrities.
While Trek marketing does not directly indicate the bike was named for Farley, Bicycle Retailer reported, the suit says bicycle magazine reviews regularly made the connection between the bike and the comedian, and Trek has never corrected that.Farley, who was 33 when he died in 1997, was born and raised near Madison, where he had a reputation as the class clown in Catholic grade school.The Burke family's Trek is headquartered in Waterloo.Every time I see this, several things happen-- I get sad that he wasn't around long enough to make more movies with Spade, or even by himself, because (this sounds corny) he had so much to give.